If you have a local event coming up, email the details to You can also fax it to 360-423-1554 or mail/bring it to 1130 14th Avenue, Longview WA 98632. Contact information is required. Emailed text is our preferred format. At least two weeks notice is highly recommended. We reserve the right to include events as space and time allow.


Kelso School District Summer Meals Program: Click Here for details

Until Further Notice:R Square D Square Dance Club meets monthly at Kelso Senior Center, 106 NW 8th Avenue in Kelso. For more information, including dance days and times, go to

Until Further Notice:Help Warehouse, a program of Lower Columbia CAP, is asking for donations of paper bags. CAP uses 600 bags each month for its USDA Commodities program, a federally funded food supplement program for low-income families and seniors. The commodities are bagged and delivered to 14 distribution sites in Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties on the third Tuesday of each month. Paper bags can be dropped off at the CAP building, 1526 Commerce Avenue in Longview, Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. For more information, call CAP at 360-425-3430 extension 252 or visit


Until Further Notice:Additional event information from the City of Longview can be found at


Use your Longview Library card to check out tickets to see local theater productions for free.  Tickets will be available  for upcoming programs by Stageworks Northwest and the Columbia Theatre.  Tickets are first come first served!!




The Volunteer Group at the Kelso Train Depot is welcoming aboard new volunteers willing to help staff the depot during business hours.

There are three four-hour shifts at the train depot every day of the week.

Anyone 21 years of age and older are welcome to volunteer.

Applications for depot volunteering are available for pick-up at the train depot.

If you have any questions, please contact Ron Baker,Train Depot Volunteer Training Coordinator at 423-6015.




Cowlitz AmeriCorps Network is hosting a Hiring Event on Thursday July 19th from 12 noon-2:30p in the Life Works Building located @ 906 New York Street in Longview.

Host Agencies will be onsite to meet interested applicants.  CAN is recruiting service driven individuals willing to  commit to an 11 month, full-time position starting in early September 2018.

You can start the application process by visiting Life Works @ 906 New York Street in Longview.    For more information you can contact the Cowlitz AmeriCorps Network @ 360-577-5859.














Mark Morris High School Class of 1978 is holding their 40th Reunion August 3rd and 4th.

You can sign up at the class website: or call Darren Talley @ 425-2400 for more information.















On the first Saturday of the month, there will be a gathering of classic cars in the parking lot in front of Panera Bread just off Allen Street in Kelso from 6 to 8am. It’s an open event and all are welcomed. Presented by Cowlitz County Cars and Coffee. You can find out more on facebook.




























A toast to Tinseltown! A spectacle of a circus show! A bow to Broadway!

Whatever ‘Showtime’ means to you, come dressed in your red carpet finest and catch up with your fellow stars of the Mark Morris Class of 1998—

It’s their 20 year reunion! Saturday July 28th from 6p-11p @ the AWPPW Hall.

Includes dinner,dancing,raffle prizes and more!

‘Red Carpet Attire Encouraged!’

Early Bird online tickets sales go thru Friday, July 13th.

But no worries, you may still purchase tickets at the door for $65 per person!

Online tickets @

Visit the Mark Morris Class of 1998 Facebook page for more details.

















































































Make a difference in the life of a family caregiver. The Alzheimer’s Association is currently recruiting volunteers  to facilitate Family Caregiver Support Groups in Longview.

Interested in learning more? Contact Linda Whiteside, Director of Community Support at 1800-848-7097 or 206-529-3875,

You can also e-mail Linda at